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Health

CDC — STDs At All-time High

New data published by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) show that reported annual cases of sexually transmitted diseases (STDs) in the United States continued to climb in 2019, reaching an all-time high for the sixth consecutive year. The newly released 2019 STD Surveillance Report found: 2.5 million reported cases of chlamydia, gonorrhea, and syphilis, the three most commonly […]

SPORTS

Cricket West Indies Set To Get Corporate Governance Report Mid-July

The five-member task force, led by Senator Don Wehby, which has the responsibility of producing a Corporate Governance Report, will make their submission to Cricket West Indies by mid-July, according to a press report. The task force report, initially due in May was delayed as members requested a push back of the deadline. Wehby told Radio Jamaica Sports that additional […]

BUSINESS Commerce Social media

U.S. Sees Fastest Wage Growth In Nine Years

The U.S. October jobs report is out, and politicians and pundits are raving over it. The report shows that the pace of wages grew at the fastest rate for the first time in nine years last month. According to the U.S. Labor Department, wages grew at an annual rate of 3.1 percent in October, accelerating from a rate of 2.8 […]

BUSINESS Commerce

Uber Suffers Loss Despite $6.5 Billion in Revenues Last Year

Uber Technologies Inc., the transportation network company headquartered in San Francisco, California, the United States, which operates in 570 cities worldwide reportedly generated $6.5 billion in revenue last year and shows gross bookings doubling to $20 billion. Its adjusted net loss was $2.8 billion, excluding its operation in China which it sold last year. It is estimated that the company […]